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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 231–253.
Published: 01 July 2016
... of the human. In the work of the United Kingdom–based publisher Savoy we find a different strategy: confrontation with and replication of the racist and anti-Semitic strategies of the Old Weird. The Savoy work centers on the character Lord Horror, a fictionalized reworking of the wartime broadcaster...
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Genre (2020) 53 (2): 189–197.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Merchant only in terms of what we can reconstruct about anti- Semitism in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, but, clearly, the play cannot help meaning much more than that, for us. The lesson is general: all human artifacts, as they are transmitted across time, are like Merchant in this respect...
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Genre (2002) 35 (2): 331–353.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., several features here again give us pause. For one thing, Rainis is a Latvian, who, we are told, was one of several used "at places like Auschwitz. [Because] Latvians were enthusiastic anti-Semites when Moses Mendelssohn was one of Germany's favourite sons" (247). Equally perplexing is the fact...
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Genre (2022) 55 (3): 271–275.
Published: 01 December 2022
... was Wagner's decadence, which he understood to be consonant with the composer's anti-Semitism. Why? Because both were grounded in an essentially biological understanding of the causes and the effects of art and culture. (In this sense as in several others, Max Nordau's Degeneration , putatively a diagnosis...
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Genre (2010) 43 (1-2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., the first true radio-demagogue (long before Rush Limbaugh picked up the mantle) with perhaps an audience of one third of the entire country at his peak, switched in 1934 from socialist-leaning champion of labor, internationalism, and the New Deal to anti-Semitic and isolationist supporter...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 149–160.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Luke Carson Surette Leon , Pound in Purgatory: From Economic Radicalism to Anti-Semitism . Urbana and Chicago : University of Illinois Press , 1999 Szalay Michael , New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State . Durham and London : Duke...
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Genre (2006) 39 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2006
... by the ingenuous and unconven- tional Trilby, but it is her body, not her character, that interests him, a perspec- tive granted to him because it further sullies his character and ingrains the anti- Semitic overtones in the novel.5 Though Trilby is characterized as a child-like 5 For analysis...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 161–163.
Published: 01 March 2001
... TOWARD HISTORY Leon Surette, Pound in Purgatory: From Economic Radicalism to Anti-Semitism. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1999 Michael Szalay, New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State. Durham and London: Duke University Press...
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Genre (2001) 34 (1-2): 164–167.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Surette, Pound in Purgatory: From Economic Radicalism to Anti-Semitism. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1999 Michael Szalay, New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2000 As Leon...
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Genre (2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
... : University of Pennsylvania Press . Chemers Michael Mark . 2007 . “Anti-Semitism, Surrogacy, and the Invocation of Mohammed in the Play of the Sacrament.” Comparative Drama 41 , no. 1 : 25 – 55 . Comaroff Jean Comaroff John . 2001 . Millennial Capitalism and the Culture...
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Genre (2016) 49 (2): 135–158.
Published: 01 July 2016
... is haunted, despite itself, by a fear of the consequences of racism and oppression. Lovecraft and His Forebears In a highly antiSemitic early letter to Rheinhart Kleiner, Lovecraft (2005b, 50 – 51) suggests that the “Teutonic” culture of England benefited from the Lati- nate influence...
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Genre (2008) 41 (1-2): 95–123.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that "The promulgation of norms is a privilege of certain persons or social institutions that have the powers of enforcement" (121). The time-trav- eling eighteenth-century narrative voice promulgates its veiled anti-Semitism from a cognitive framework that allows it to fashion bogus moral analogies from its...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 129–142.
Published: 01 September 2007
... har- boring a personal grudge against another individual. Thus the prophetic mitiga- tion of Psalm 109, limiting the enemy to Judas and his Jewish allies, fomented or at least condoned at least anti-Judaism if not anti-Semitism. Finally we come to those who empathized wholeheartedly...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 1–16.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of the law. When one understands how radical the biblical case described in Exodus is — that justice is the law — the anti-semitic charges of pharisaic legalism become ludicrous. If, as I am arguing, what the revelation offers is not merely a series of prescriptions, not "the yoke of law," what does...
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Genre (2021) 54 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to the Romantic messianism of Poland as the “Christ of nations,” and strongly invested in denying any history of violence against Jews 11 (even as far-right extremist groups proclaiming slogans of white supremacy and “pure blood,” with openly anti-Semitic and Islamophobic views, are on the rise 12...
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Genre (2003) 36 (3-4): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., for instance, goes to lengths to debunk some anti-Semitic stereotypes despite the fact that he singles out Jewish trade for particular attention—"Concerning the street-trades pur- sued by the Jews, I believe there is not at present a single one of which they can be said to have a monopoly" (194)—while...
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Genre (2023) 56 (2): 209–232.
Published: 01 July 2023
... couture androgyny, the mock-jocular anti-Semitism with its underlying rage just peeking out from the high grass of counter-cultural chic: testing, testing” (para. 13). Mankowski's objections to the novel are the most stringent of all the critics surveyed, but other critics seem to agree with him at least...
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Genre (2006) 39 (4): 23–41.
Published: 01 December 2006
..." and an unemployed auto mechanic (100); Johnny, who "the boys saidwas an Armenian but when we came to know him he said he was Welsh" (103); and Joe Lieberman, a "Jewish boy" whose 36 GENRE presumption of anti-Semitism ("I'm a Jew. If you don't like Jews tell me and I...
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Genre (2016) 49 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., but the jokes would be discomfiting for non-­Nazis as much as Nazis. The best rebuke to antiSemitism is not promiscuous scapegoating, nor is it the best rebuke to the cult of endangered white purity somewhere to establish it somewhere else. Edelweiss became the insignia of both the Waffen-­SS Mountain...
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Genre (2007) 40 (3-4): 101–128.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Boaz's. No story attaches to Salmon, but his name recurs in his great, great grandson Solomon's. Salmon's own son's name is memorialized when Solomon christens his temple doorway's left pillar "strength" (Boaz), its co-pillar "founding" (Jachin). The purist (or anti-assimilative...